The Blancpain GT Series Europe season begins in Monza (IT)
April 21st and 22nd marked the kick-off of the Blancpain GT Series Europe season. After lining up on the grid of Italy’s legendary Autodromo Nazionale Monza circuit, 53 cars vied with each other in the first round of the Blancpain Endurance Series, cheered on by 30'000 spectators. In parallel, the Blancpain GT Sports Club championship paid its first visit to the prestigious Italian venue, with 19 drivers competing in this first round. On the occasion of this 2018 season opening event, the brand celebrated its tenth year of involvement in GT racing.
Blancpain and the world of Motorsport
For the past decade, Blancpain has unremittingly strengthened and diversified its involvement in the world of motorsport and established a leading profile among manufacturers, drivers and high-speed sports enthusiasts. Over the years, the Manufacture has become an international benchmark in GT competitions, including co-founding some of the world’s greatest championships in this discipline: the Blancpain GT Series Europe (composed of the Blancpain Endurance Series and the Blancpain Sprint Series), the Blancpain GT Series Asia and the Blancpain Sports Club. The brand is also the exclusive timing partner of the British GT Championship. Consistently at the heart of the action in its role as official timekeeper, Blancpain is committed to providing a unique experience in which the worlds of fine watchmaking and automotive mechanics meet and mingle.
Link to the results of the Blancpain GT Series Endurance Cup (Monza, 2018): https://www.blancpain-gt-series.com/results?filter_season_id=8&filter_meeting_id=97&filter_race_id=
Link to the results of the Blancpain GT Series Sports Club (Monza, 2018): http://www.blancpainsportsclub.com/results?filter_meeting_id=22